Ottobock, a world leading manufacturer of innovative solutions for people with limited mobility, is pleased to announce that Scope Rehab Healthcare Ltd has joined the Ottobock family.

Scope Rehab, located in County Cork, Ireland, was established in 1990 and has seen considerable growth since start up. Now, after 26 years of building and managing the company, Andries de Bont, Founder and Director, is winding down his position in the business.

Andries de Bont said, “Scope Rehab’s secret of success was based on delivering top quality prostheses and orthoses and a fast and excellent service. Keeping that in mind, Ottobock was for us the natural first choice for a partner”.

Ottobock is excited about having a facility in the South of Ireland. This partnership combines the experienced and respected Scope Rehab brand with the Ottobock technology, know-how and product range to create significant value to all. Ottobock is determined to ensure a smooth handover and the continuation of a high-quality level of service to the HSE and patients.

Phil Yates, Managing Director at Ottobock, said, “Scope Rehab is well positioned to extend our clinical reach across Ireland. It will be supported by the team at Ottobock | IDS which is based in Dublin”.